EGR1

(redirected from Early Growth Response 1)
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EGR1

A gene on chromosome 5q31.1 that encodes a DNA-binding nuclear protein of the EGR family of C2H2-type zinc-finger transcriptional regulators. EGR1 activates the transcription of target genes whose products are required for mitogenesis and differentiation.
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